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Blue smoke, '01 T6

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Old 10-17-2012, 02:41 PM
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Hey guys, my 2001 S80 T6 is blowing blue smoke AFTER I have accelerated. It won't do it on idle, just after accelerating. I'm thinking it could be a PCV system/Turbo issue. Here's what I've found:
Plugs are oily (all of 'em)
Oil in both the intake and output side of the Drivers Side turbo, other one is dry. No funny noises out of either of the turbos, and no power loss.

My question is: Simple seal issue or new turbo time, or could it be rings?

2001 S80 T6
120k miles
 
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Old 10-17-2012, 10:55 PM
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mann oily everywhere = no good
 
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Old 10-18-2012, 11:27 AM
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Yeah, It's got that and a number of other things that just recently went awry. Probably getting traded in soon. I'll miss the S80. lol
 
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